Thinking Cities News
Toyota and SoftBank to Create New Mobility Services

Toyota Motor Corporation and SoftBank Corp have agreed to form a strategic partnership to facilitate the creation of new mobility services, and plan to establish a joint venture company, MONET...

Smart Solution Matchmaking for Cities….

Is your city looking to engage with SMEs and start-ups in the smart city domain? The frontierCities2 - Another Level of Impact Accelerator (fC2) represents a quantum leap in the...

SWARCO Acquires Class-Leading Glass Bead Firm

SWARCO has acquired 100% of the shares in the German Vialux Glasperlen GmbH in a transaction with Gilde Equity Management Benelux. Vialux Managing Director Thomas Pilkenroth sees the new owner...

Australia and Michigan Sign ITS MoU

ITS Australia has participated in the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Australian Government and the US State of Michigan, signed by The Hon. Andrew Broad, Assistant...

Autonomous Shuttles Start Rolling in Columbus

Self-driving shuttles will hit the streets in Columbus this week as part of an initiative announced in July by Smart Columbus and DriveOhio. The project is designed to provide education...

ITS World Congress News: Bestmile partners with NZ’s Ohmio

Bestmile has announced its partnership with New Zealand-based autonomous vehicle technology provider Ohmio Automotion, a subsidiary of HMI Technologies. Ohmio Automotion previously announced its collaboration with Korea’s Southwest Coast Enterprise City Development Co...

UK’s First Driverless Bus Is Just Around The Corner

Transport operator Stagecoach has confirned that it has partnered with bus manufacturer ADL and technology company Fusion Processing to produce a single deck autonomous bus. Once complete, the 12-metre ADL...